Emergency Radiology: Case Review Series - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780323049573, 9780323080804

Emergency Radiology: Case Review Series

1st Edition

Print ISBN: 9780323049573
eBook ISBN: 9780323080804
Imprint: Mosby
Published Date: 10th December 2010


This brand-new volume in the best-selling "Case Review" series uses more than 200 case studies to challenge your knowledge of a full range of topics in emergency radiology, including MDCT-A of vascular injury, CT and MR of spinal injuries, CT and MRI of CNS emergencies, and subtle and classic CT signs of bowel emergencies. It is your ideal concise, affordable, and user-friendly tool for self assessment in this specialty! With its soft-cover format, easy-access organization, and high-quality images, Emergency Radiology goes a long way toward alleviating exam anxiety and sharpening your clinical skills.

Key Features

  • Discusses the classic appearance of a range of emergent imaging pathology and key points concerning diagnoses to promote rapid, appropriate treatment of acute illnesses.
  • Organizes case studies into "Opening Round," "Fair Game," and "Challenge" sections that present varying levels of difficulty.
  • Mirrors the format and content of the American Board of Radiology's oral exam, and offers case studies similar to those found on exams, to give you realistic preparation for the test-taking experience.
  • Features more than 500 high-quality, state-of-the-art images representing a wide range of clinical situations encountered in the field.
  • Incorporates the most recent knowledge from the literature in this field, and offers 200 case studies, to make sure your skills are completely up to date.
  • Groups cases by topic for a more efficient, targeted review of information.

Table of Contents

1 Laryngeal (cricoid) Fracture
2 Spinal extension fracture-dislocation in ankylosing spondylitis
3 Traumatic Aortic Pseudoaneurysm
4 Blunt trauma esophageal rupture
5 Galeazzi fracture-dislocation
6 Isolated Articular Pillar (Lamino-pedicular separation)
7 Focal bacterial acute pyelonephritis (Acute lobar nephronia)
8 Lumbar Burst Fracture
9 Acute Calculus Cholecystitis
10 Orbital Blow-out fracture
11 Pulmonary Contusions and Lacerations
12 Septic Pulmonary Emboli
13 Hyperdense MCA Sign
14 Left hemidiaphragm rupture and gastric herniation into thorax
15 Rupture of the right hemidiaphragm with liver herniation
16 Intramural Aortic Hematoma
17 Tension Pneumopericardium
18 Acute Subdural Hematoma with Cerebral Herniation
19 Pulmonary Artery Pseudoaneurysm
20 Pleural Empyema
21 Combined fracture of symphysis and bilateral condyles
22 Torus fracture of the distal radius and ulna
23 Slipped capital femoral epiphysis
24 Slipped capital femoral epiphysis ?? Jefferson Fracture
25 Left hemothorax with active bleeding
26 Left renal laceration
27 Left pneumothorax (first image) and tension left pneumothorax (second image)
28 C2 hangman fracture
29 Hypertensive hemorrhage in right basal ganglia
30 Colles fracture
31 Bilateral basal ganglia infarcts due to carbon monoxide poisoning
32 Segond fracture
33 “Blowout” fracture left medial orbital wall
34 Acute bilateral maxillary sinusitis
35 Acute pancreatitis
36 Tibial plateau fracture
37 Left flail chest
38 Aspergilloma
39 Lipohemarthrosis due to tibial plateau fracture
40 Salter-Harris fracture of left humeral head
41 Acromioclavicular Joint Injury – Type III
42 Acute Lower Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage
43 Acute Appendicitis
44 Calcaneus Fracture
45 Choledocholithiasis
46 Malignant Spinal Cord Compression
47 Epididymitis
48 Acute Epiglottitis
49 Retained Foreign Body
50 Inflicted Injury (


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